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Don't let horses and other livestock overgraze and waste feed
Drought takes a toll on pastures and hay availability. Mindy Hubert, South Dakota State University Extension small acreage field specialist provides this list of management tips to help you minimize...
Camping with your horse allows access to trails that you may not otherwise get to experience. Plan ahead, select a campsite, and get ready for an adventure.
Radio interview source: Gary White, Camper Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Camping is a popular way to enjoy the outdoors and bringing along a horse adds to...
When transporting horses, you want them to be comfortable and safe. Customize your own horse trailer to accommodate your needs and lifestyle.
Radio interview source: Randy Stamper, Sales and Marketing Manager, Hart Trailers Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Whether you transport horses to go trail...
Flat bumps on a horse's body may mean it has hives. There are many causes of equine hives. Food, medication, mosquitoes, even time of year can trigger them.
Radio interview source: Dr. Domenico Santoro, DVM, Dermatology, University of Illinois Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below If you see flat welts on your horse...
Motion detector spots this common ailment faster than the eye
The most common ailment to affect a horse is lameness. A University of Missouri equine veterinarian has developed a way to detect this problem using a motion detection system called the “...
Veterinarian shares advice about keeping horses safe during heat wave
The heat can play havoc with your horse’s health, resulting in dehydration, lethargy and general malaise. Severe heat stress may result in diarrhea and even colic. Janet Johnston, an emergency...
Understanding trail riding practices will ensure you stay safe while riding
Radio interview source: Jenifer Nadeau, Equine Extension Specialist, University of Connecticut Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Riding horses is a fun...
Springtime in the country means one thing: babies!
Alabama surgeon shares his horse farm with the underprivileged.
Situated outside Dothan, Alabama, is a 350-acre expanse of dense woods, picturesque fields, and pristine lakes. J. Paul and Linda Maddox purchased the land after Paul, an orthopedic surgeon, moved...